On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1880

Historical Events

  • First performance of "O Canada," the song that would become the national anthem of Canada, at the Congrès national des Canadiens-Français
1880 Highlights

About June 24, 1880

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer